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Alert: UK – Launch of boycott Israeli dates campaign this Ramadan

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Most of the Israeli date crop – up to 80%, is exported, mainly to Europe, where it has around 10% market share. In 2005, dates were Israel’s leading fruit export.

The Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC) is pleased to re - launch its campaign to boycott Israeli dates.

Most of the Israeli date crop – up to 80%, is exported, mainly to Europe, where it has around 10% market share. In 2005, dates were Israel’s leading fruit export.

For more facts describing the horrendous work conditions of  Palestinians employed to pick the dates as well as the use of child labor, please visit: inminds

We encourage all coordinators, volunteers and individuals to distribute these leaflets amongst friends, family and the wider community to raise awareness and to prevent further support to a company that aids a system which insists on causing unimaginable human suffering  contrary to universal human conscience as well as flagrantly violating international law.  

To order leaflets please send your name, address and the quantity you require to Haneefa by one of the following means:

Email: haneefa@ihrc.org
Telephone: 0208 904 4222
Post: IHRC, PO Box 598, Wembley, HA9 7XH, UK.

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For more information, please contact the office on the numbers or email below

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IHRC is an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.

Please help IHRC by visiting http://www.ihrc.org.uk/catalog and making a donation or buying an item from our on-line store.

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For more information, please contact the office on the numbers or email below.

"And what reason have you that you should not fight in the way of Allah and of the weak among the men and the women and the children, (of) those who say: Our Lord! Cause us to go forth from this town, whose people are oppressors, and give us from Thee a guardian and give us from Thee a helper."
Holy Qur'an: Chapter 4, Verse 75

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Islamic Human Rights Commission
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HA9 7XH
United Kingdom

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